Today's News

  • Tennis Open is Aug. 18-19

    The Seventh Annual Farmer's National Bank Heart of Kentucky Tennis Open will be held on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 18-19, at Graham Memorial Park, in Lebanon, Kentucky.
    There are 21 different divisions based on skill, age, sex or event (singles or doubles), to give all players a fighting chance at their respective skill levels. A complete division list can be found at: http://www.ckts.org/.  
    The tournament is open to anyone but CKTS members are also vying for points in a competing circuit that includes tournaments in eight different central Kentucky cities.

  • Collins competes at Top Gun Camp

    Marion County High School senior Vincent Collins was recently invited to attend a Top Gun football camp in Williamsburg, Va. From July 19-21, Collins competed along with nearly 700 other athletes from around the country who were all competing to earn a roster spot in the Army All-American Bowl.
    Collins attended a football camp in Kentucky and he began to be noticed, he said.

  • Lady Knights win season-opening scrimmages

    The Marion County Lady Knights volleyball team competed in two scrimmages last week, both on the road. Marion County played Bardstown on Tuesday of last week, and was in action against both Green and Pulaski County Thursday night. The Lady Knights were able to win all three scrimmage matches, going into the regular season on a positive note. The team was in action last night at Thomas Nelson High School, but results were unknown at press time.

  • Smiths will celebrate golden anniversary

  • Kirk and Tate engaged

    Larry and Jeanne Kirk of Marion, KY, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Samantha Jo Kirk, to Evan Michael Tate, son of Michael and Rita Tate of Hardinsburg.

  • Yocum and Calhoun engaged

    Richard and Hattie Yocum of Lebanon announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Theresa Ann, to Michael Steven ëStevieí Calhoun, son of William Cowherd and Betty Calhoun, both of Lebanon.
    Yocum is a 1993 graduate of Washington County High School and a 2012 graduate of National College in Danville with a degree as a medical assistant. She is employed at TGKY.
    Calhoun is a 1996 graduate of Marion County High School and is employed at TGKY.

  • Purdom 4th birthday

    Kyle Lewis Purdom will celebrate his 4th birthday Aug. 7, 2012. He is the son of Kevin and Amy Purdom of Bradfordsville. Grandparents are Porter and Gloria Bright and Tony and Charlotte Purdom, all of Bradfordsville. He has one brother, Wesley.

  • School menus Aug. 13-17

    Monday, Aug. 13: French toast w/maple syrup and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Tuesday, Aug. 14: Milk gravy and biscuit or cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Wednesday, Aug. 15: Bacon, egg muffin sandwich and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Thursday, Aug. 16: Sausage breakfast pizza and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.

  • Nalley is now at Luxe Salon

    Sherry Nalley, formerly from Ovations, is now working at Luxe Salon, 255 W. Main St., Lebanon. Call her at 692-6177 for an appointment Tuesday - Friday, 8 - 5 or Saturday 9 - 4. Walk-ins are welcome. She specializes in men's, women's and children's haircuts, color, highlights, waxing, and perms.

  • Calendar, Aug. 8

    Aug. 8
    Ribbon cutting
    The Marion County Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon cutting at Fit Kids today, Aug. 8 at 5 p.m. Fit Kids is located at 650 Metts Drive in Lebanon. They are currently taking registrations, and are open Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. For more information about registering call (270) 699-1270.

    Marion County Homemaker Council meeting